George Mountbatten, 2nd Marquess of Milford Haven

Captain George Louis Victor Henry Serge Mountbatten, 2nd Marquess of Milford Haven (December 6 1892April 8 1938) was born the son of Louis Mountbatten, 1st Marquess of Milford Haven and Princess Victoria of Hesse and by Rhine at Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany. He died aged 45 of cancer of the bone marrow.

His siblings were Princess Alice, (mother of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh), Queen Louise of Sweden and Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma.

He married Countess Nadejda Mikhailovna de Torby (daughter of Grand Duke Michael Mikhailovich Romanov and Sophie von Merenberg, Countess de Torby) on 15 November 1916 at London. They lived at Lynden Manor at Holyport in Berkshire and had two children:

#Lady Tatiana Elizabeth Mountbatten (16 December 191715 May 1988)
#David Mountbatten, 3rd Marquess of Milford Haven (12 May 191914 April 1970)

He was accomplished mathematician, who "could work out complicated gunnery problems in his head" and "read books on calculus casually on trains". [Hough, p.359] Queen Elizabeth II said of him, "He was one of the most intelligent and brilliant of people." [Quoted in Hough, p.360]

References

*cite book|first=Richard|last=Hough|authorlink=Richard Hough|title=Louis and Victoria: The Family History of the Mountbattens. Second edition|publisher=Weidenfeld and Nicolson|location=London|year=1984|isbn0297784706

tyles from birth to death

*His Serene Highness Prince George of Battenberg (1892-1917)
*Mr. George Mountbatten (1917)
*Earl of Medina (1917-1921)
*The Most Hon. The Marquess of Milford Haven (1921-1938)

Ancestry

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3= 3. Princess Victoria of Hesse and by Rhine
4= 4. Prince Alexander of Hesse and by Rhine
5= 5. Countess Julia von Hauke
6= 6. Louis IV, Grand Duke of Hesse
7= 7. Princess Alice of the United Kingdom
8= 8. Louis II, Grand Duke of Hesse
9= 9. Princess Wilhelmine of Baden
10= 10. Count John Maurice von Hauke
11= 11. Sophie de la Fontaine
12= 12. Prince Charles of Hesse and by Rhine
13= 13. Princess Elizabeth of Prussia
14= 14. Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
15= 15. Victoria of the United Kingdom
16= 16. Louis I, Grand Duke of Hesse
17= 17. Landgravine Louise of Hesse-Darmstadt
18= 18. Margrave Charles Louis of Baden
19= 19. Landgravine Amalie of Hesse-Darmstadt
20= 20. Count Friedrich Carl Emanuel von Hauke
21= 21. Maria Salomé Schweppenhäuser
22= 22. Franz Anton Leopold de la Fontaine
23= 23. Maria Theresia Kornély
24= 24. Louis II, Grand Duke of Hesse (= 8)
25= 25. Princess Wilhelmine of Baden (= 9)
26= 26. Prince William of Prussia
27= 27. Marie Anna of Hesse-Homburg
28= 28. Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
29= 29. Princess Louise of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg
30= 30. Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent and Strathearn
31= 31. Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld


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